Oracle VM: Live Migration Fails with "Bad File Descriptor" When VM has 64GB Memory or more

(Doc ID 2011669.1)

Last updated on JULY 09, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.2 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Live migration of VM guest with 64GB or more memory allocated fails with "bad file descriptor":


Live migration works fine once memory is less than 64GB.

Cause

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